It’s Time To Get Back On The Road Again

It’s September 2021 and its been a long lonely road, as they say. Covid-19 has sent our world reeling. For me, the last 18th months has provided an opportunity to return, for a while, to my profession as a lecturer working online at a local university. Two vaccines later and a lot of time sittingContinue reading “It’s Time To Get Back On The Road Again”

Grandma Grey Bla Bla’s to Benidorm

Grandma Grey at  Poniente Beach The photograph is rather good, a bit grainy, but good. The t-shirt I bought in Paris after being released from the police station looks very posh, except the baby I’m holding is hiding the lovely sequined logo.  I’m sitting at a table on the Av de la Armada Espanola, squinting atContinue reading “Grandma Grey Bla Bla’s to Benidorm”

Seeing is believing: 5 awesome salt mines

The world produces a billion tons of salt each year, irrespective of claims that salt is bad for our health. Salt however is essential in our diet, without it our brains wouldn’t work and our muscles would grow weak. Tons of salt is used to melt ice on roads and is an important product inContinue reading “Seeing is believing: 5 awesome salt mines”